Stephanie Warsmith covers the city of Akron and local politics. She has been a reporter at the Beacon for 14 years and her past beats include education and police. She is a graduate of the Ohio State University and is currently pursuing a master's degree at Kent State University, where she is an adjunct journalism professor. She lives in West Akron with her husband, daughter and their chubby puggle. Contact her at: firstname.lastname@example.org, 330-996-3705 or @swarsmithabj.